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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather in the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lake Elmo Airport (K21D)

Lat: 45°NLon: 92.85°WElev: 925ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.60 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 9:32 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Elmo MN

Winter Storm Watch February 23, 06:00pm until February 25, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. East wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around 29. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow. High near 31. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly before midnight.  Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Low around 17. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. East wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around 29. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow. High near 31. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly before midnight. Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Low around 17. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Elmo MN
 44.99°N 92.91°W (Elev. 948 ft)
8:12 am CST Feb 22, 2017
9am CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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